A one day primer course focused on the first ten minutes of emergency paediatric care.
The Paediatric Life Support (PLS) Course covers the basics of emergency paediatric management, using the structured approach as taught on the three day Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS) Course. Consistent with the latest clinical practice in Australia and New Zealand, information is presented in lectures, workshops, practical sessions and hands on emergency scenarios over a single day.
All PLS instructors are leading practitioners in the field of paediatric care. Candidates also receive a comprehensive manual, and are tested on key components.
- Basic Life Support
- Airway management
- Cardiac Rhythm recognition and defibrillation
- Preparing and planning post resuscitation care
- Recognition of the seriously injured and seriously ill child.
Nursing and Medical practitioners who wish to update their knowledge and skills in the management of the severely ill or injured child.
Expressions of Interest
To register your interest, click here and lodge an online application by 24 February 2022. Successful applicants will be advised via email after a shortlisting period of 2 weeks and then be sent a link to APLS for payment and access to pre course e-learning.